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Carmel Valley Ranch

Booking.comUS$530*
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#2 of 25 Hotels in Carmel
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is great for the whole fam, even the dog. The rooms are cozy, each with their own fireplace and super soft throws. It rained while we were there, but it was great to stay in and play cards near that fire. The property is gorgeous and the food is yummy too. Only negative is we can't use the...

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Whittier, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Carmel Valley Ranch. Our room was absolutely beautiful--it was so wonderful to lie in bed and listen to the birds while looking out to the wonderful landscape. The service at all levels of our stay was excellent. We can't wait to come back!

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've been to resorts across the globe - Bali, Miami, Dubai - this is one of the most gorgeous, fun resorts I've been to. The crowd can be a bit pretentious during dinner in the restaurant but we made some great friends there even hanging out by the pool. Amazing hiking on site, gorgeous rooms, so relaxing and loved the...

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New York City
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our 5 day family vacation included a newborn, toddler, young couples and grandparents. All enjoyed the resort and would return, but I have some significant suggestions for needed improvements. Virtually across the board the staff and management were caring, friendly and helpful. Special call out to Ty who was assigned to guest check ins. He remained a source of assistance...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Carmel Valley is a great location to get away from the fog on the coast - 15 min drive and worth it. Hotel is high quality expensive and OK. Best aspect imo is the pool and the fire pit with toasted marshmallows. Golf not so much fun :-(

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San Francisco
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

This 'resort' leaves much to be desired. Rooms were very basically furnished and extremely dated. Design of accommodations is fortress-like, and seems to have been constructed with the intention of allowing as little natural light as possible into your room. Poolside service was almost non-existent, and no one in management seemed bothered by the fact that trash and guests' food...

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Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended 3 day work offsite at CVR. I have been to several other venues in the area, but never CVR, so was excited to experience it. After our work reception dinner, I got my key and went to my assigned room. I was shocked and massively disappointed at what awaited me in my room. VOMIT chunks on the louver door...

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CVRManager, Area Managing Director at Carmel Valley Ranch, responded to this review

Dear globetraveler1111, Thank you very much for your feedback, and for bringing some very serious issues to our attention. Carmel Valley Ranch is a resort that prides itself on being a magical playground for travelers of all ages. We strive to provide an experience that is playful, comfortable, relaxing, and luxurious, and I am very sorry that we fell short...

Carmel, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the service and the restaurant. Food was great. Our room was very average however, as I have stayed in another room before which I thought was much more well appointed. Considering we booked far in advance and were booked on a Sunday night, I was surprised that we were placed in a room below someone else instead of in...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. The most costly location on our three week drive through California. Yes, it's very high quality. Yes, the experience and service is great. The environment is absolutely great and there are lots of walks and things to do which are mostly included. But is it worth it? I see they've been discounting which grates...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best food in the valley at the best price drinks great can't be beat and sometimes mr. Eastwood comes in we've had drinks with him several times he was at the bar we were at our table but we were still have drinks together or at the same time

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stunning and relaxing, our elegant Carmel Valley resort is abundant with the natural beauty of Northern California, offering intuitive service and memorable experiences in a striking venue. Savor incomparable comfort, breathtaking vistas, and a delightful array of activities at Carmel Valley Ranch. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carmel Valley Ranch

Address: One Old Ranch Road, Carmel, CA 93923-8579
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Carmel
Price Range: $621 - $1,311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Carmel Valley Ranch 4*
Number of rooms: 144
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Also Known As:
Carmel Valley Ranch Hotel Carmel
Carmel Valley Hotel
Carmel Valley Resort
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Carmel
#1 Business Hotel in Carmel
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#6 Family Hotel in Carmel
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“Don't hesitate to visit Carmel Valley Village or to take the "wine loop" drive for a different "off-property" experience.”
538frand, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Bluff tub rooms are very quiet and private!”
, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for an Executive Suite. 471 was lovely.”
elisabethd765, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“try to get one of the rooms that have separate living rooms - you can get connecting suites and that helps keep everyone in one location.”
854matthewd, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Have only been in the bluff rooms. Great view. Nice short walk to facilities or use their shuttle which are prompt.”
A3109OEdenisp, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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